Best Travel Ideas for a Winter Getaway

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As the cold weather sets in, you may find yourself either cozying up by the fire or online in search of a getaway from the chilly atmosphere. Whether you wish to escape the winter doldrums or fully embrace the snowy season, we have curated a selection of fantastic locations for a winter retreat. Additionally, we offer advice on culinary delights to savor, as well as suggestions on where to shop for memorable souvenirs and gifts during your stay.

1. Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Escape the winter chill by heading south to the sunny Caribbean. Ocho Rios boasts numerous all-inclusive resorts, perfect for those who prefer building sandcastles instead of snow forts. Surrounded by a lush rainforest and the awe-inspiring Dunn’s River Falls, this destination offers plenty to explore. While lounging beside the pool, indulge in the signature Ochi Drink – a Frozen Banana concoction that includes Rum, Frozen Bananas, Lime juice, and Cream of Coconut. Before visiting the Island Village for a spot of shopping, be sure to sip responsibly! Among the shopping options, Bijoux stands out as one of Dune’s favorite retailers, offering exquisite Larimar jewelry. Their popular piece is the Dolphin Necklace – Larimar and Sand, a lovely memento of your Jamaican adventure.

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2. Delray Beach, Florida

Considered a hidden gem on Florida’s East Coast, Delray Beach is a vibrant spot catering to food enthusiasts, surfers, and beach aficionados. Downtown Delray boasts a variety of dining options, from Cuban and Mediterranean to Italian cuisines, along with a lively British Beer Bar. Art galleries, shops, and more dining establishments can be found in the bustling Pineapple Arts District. Adventure seekers can try surfing lessons or parasailing on the beach. For a luxurious stay, the Opal Grande Resort offers beachfront villas, the Monkey Bar, an award-winning spa, and a curated selection of Artful Bracelets, such as the Delicate Starfish Necklace made with shells from Delray Beach.

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3. Laconia, New Hampshire

For those who relish the cold, the White Mountains of New Hampshire offer exciting winter activities. From snowmobiling and skiing to ice-fishing on the picturesque Lake Winnepesaukee, outdoor adventures abound. Indoor enthusiasts can explore the Laconia Antique Center for unique finds or visit the historic Belknap Mill. Trying traditional German sweets at Otto G. Keller’s Ice Cream Shop is a must before retiring by the fire. Capture memories of your Lake Winnepesaukee escapades with Artful Bracelets, like the Delicate Dune Wave Necklace.

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4. Estes Park, Colorado

Estes Park, nestled in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, offers a perfect winter retreat for snow enthusiasts. In addition to skiing and snowboarding, visitors can explore Longs Peak, the highest mountain peak in the state. For literature buffs, a visit to the iconic Stanley Hotel is a must. Downtown Estes Park provides cozy accommodations, delightful dining options, and shopping experiences. Stop by Mary Jane’s to explore their exclusive collection of Artful Bracelets, featuring Rocky Mountain Granite. Their latest favorite is the Full Heart Necklace – Mother of Pearl Gradient, a beautiful keepsake of your mountain adventures.

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Here’s to creating wonderful winter memories through great adventures and travel. Feel free to share your winter getaway stories with us or reach out for any inquiries, suggestions, or just to say hello. Your feedback is always appreciated!

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